Students taught the importance of empathy

“Empathy” may be only a word to many elementary school children, but not to kindergarteners through fourth graders at Forest Avenue School.

A clever, educational skit by Hudson High School drama students acted out the theme of ” Empathy-acting after putting yourself in someone else’s shoes,” at a Forest Avenue School assembly Tuesday, Feb. 4. 


observing students’ empathetic acts and
rewarding them with “leaves of citizenship”
on the “empathy tree” in the
school hallway.


By Rosemary Rimkusuf